Their hearts are divided; from now on they are to be found guilty. God will tear down their altars, he will destroy their stone idols.
They're stubborn and strong willed. I'm sending you to them to tell them what the LORD says.
"The heart is more deceitful than anything. It is incurable who can know it?
But when he became arrogant and his spirit hardened, he was removed from his royal throne and his glory was taken away from him.
who craft evil plans in their minds, inciting wars every day.
planning evil with a perverse mind, continually stirring up discord.
even though they had seen my actions for 40 years. That is why I was indignant with that generation and said, "They are always going astray in their hearts, and they have not known my ways.'
But these people have stubborn and rebellious hearts. They have turned aside and have gone away.
Devious minds are abhorrent to the LORD, but those whose ways are innocent are his delight.
Your survivors will remember me among the nations where they'll be taken captives. I've been crushed by their unfaithful hearts that have turned against me.
Fools say to themselves, "There is no God." They are corrupt and commit evil deeds; not one of them practices what is good.
Fools say to themselves "There is no God." They are corrupt and commit iniquity; not one of them practices what is good.
1 Kings 15:3
He practiced the same sins that his father committed before he was born. Unlike his ancestor David, his heart never became devoted to the LORD his God.
A man's foolishness ruins his life, yet his heart rages against the LORD.
I know that you do not have the love of God in you.
You have no part or share in what we're saying, because your heart isn't right with God. So repent of this wickedness of yours, and pray to the Lord that, if possible, your heart's intent may be forgiven you.
foolish, faithless, heartless, and ruthless.
That is why the mind that focuses on human nature is hostile toward God. It refuses to submit to the authority of God's Law because it is powerless to do so.
See to it, my brothers, that no evil, unbelieving heart is found in any of you, as shown by your turning away from the living God.